Accounted For

The following Marines have been officially “accounted for”
since this site was founded in December 2011.

Thanks to the tireless efforts of field teams and lab technicians,
researchers and nonprofit groups,
and families, friends, and comrades who never gave up hope,
this list will continue to grow.
Check the DPAA’s “Recently Accounted For” list

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2018

4 Accounted For
last updated 7 March 2018


PFC Herman Walter Mulligan, Jr.
Company L, Third Battalion, 22nd Marines
KIA on Okinawa, 30 May 1945
Accounted for 28 February 2018
Burial information pending wishes of next of kin
DPAA Announcement (pending)
“Bringing Mulligan Home: The Other Side of the Good War” by Dale Maharidge (Amazon purchase link)

2Lt. Harvel Lee Moore
Company E, Second Battalion, 8th Marines
KIA on Betio, Tarawa atoll, 22 November 1943.
Buried on Betio, grave location not recorded
Remains located by History Flight, 2017.
Accounted for 20 February 2018
Burial information pending wishes of next of kin
DPAA Announcement (22 February 2018)

PFC Joe Lukie
Company K, Third Battalion, 2nd Marines
Missing in action on Betio, Tarawa atoll, 20 November 1943.
Accounted for 16 February 2018.
Burial information pending wishes of next of kin
DPAA Announcement (20 February 2018)

PFC Jack Harvey Krieger
Company A, First Battalion, 18th Marines
KIA on Betio, Tarawa atoll, 20 November 1943.
Buried Cemetery 25, Grave 11, Row 1, Betio.
Located by AGRS; unidentified, assigned X-number.
Buried National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, E 518, 22 March 1949.
Additional remains located by History Flight, 2017.
Accounted for 31 January 2018
Burial information pending wishes of next of kin
DPAA Announcement (1 February 2018)